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TC&W Chippewa River Overflow Bridge

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Montevideo Rail Bridge (E)

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2011

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BH Photo #249173

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Chippewa River Overflow on Twin Cities Western Railroad
Location
Montevideo, Chippewa County, Minnesota
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904, Relocated Here 1913
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Twin Cities Western Railroad (TCWR)
Design
2 Span Through plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94326, -95.72753   (decimal degrees)
44°56'36" N, 95°43'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/284816/4980266 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Montevideo
Inventory number
BH 55562 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 15, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • February 14, 2013: Added by John Marvig

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